GAR! Podcast Episode 97: Florida and Indiana and Ultron

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This week’s episode of The GAR! Podcast includes discussion of the following:

intro / walking in WDW / exercise in WDW / Ray’s vacations / boat friends / Hamburger Mary’s / Leigh Shannon / Glenn’s drag queen track record / breast implants / the challenge / Twitter terrors / Indiana / Mike Pence / Clerks / the fight / graphic novel / Avengers: Rage of Ultron / the evolution of Hank Pym / New 52 exception / Yellowjacket / Ray Rice / Janet Van Dyne / good turns / Pym vs. Vision / the merging / hate and love / continuity issues / Secret Wars / science vs. comics / Weirdworld / Convergence / behind the scenes / the pirate universe / quarter and dime boxes / closing /

Links:

GAR! on the Hurricane Sandy Cruise

The Make Mine Magic Podcast

Welcome to Hell by Glenn Walker

Glenn E. Walker.com

French Fry Diary

Hamburger Mary’s

Hamburger Mary’s at French Fry Diary

The Dumpsta Players

Leigh Shannon

“A Boy Less Ordinary” by Fred Shelley

Glenn’s The Outrage of Ultron at Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn’s Age of Ultron reviews at Biff Bam Pop!

Twilight of the Superheroes

GAR! at Camden Comic Con

Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast on Pinterest

The GAR! Podcast on Stitcher

The GAR! Podcast on iTunes

The GAR! Podcast Group on Facebook

The GAR! Podcast Page on Facebook

 

GAR! Podcast Episode 95: Camden Comic Con 2015 Part 3!

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This week’s episode of The GAR! Podcast includes discussion of the following:

cold intro / Camden cosplay / Power Girl / chip tunes / Ronan the Accuser / the costume contest / STAR Labs and The Flash / podcast fashion / Sailor Moon / podcast cosplay / who’s Green Lantern now? / Ready Player One / Atari / Yar’s Revenge / Video Olympics / weird Space Invaders / riding bikes / when we were kids / Intellivision / joysticks / Audacious 11 / Frank and the Spider-Verse / The New 52 / Secret Wars / Crisis / selling toys / Secret Wars II / Jim Shooter vs. Steve Gerber / sequels / Ray spoils the Avengers / Mighty Avengers / Miles Morales / Dan Slott / Justin Piatt of Unlikely Heroes Studios / Super! the hardcover / storytelling vs. trade writing / the Super! universe / comparisons / passion / Zach Dolan / the chair thief / Super! #6 / thank yous / All Things Fun! / closing / next on GAR! /

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Links:

Camden Comic Con on Facebook

Camden Comic Con on Twitter

Camden Comic Con on Tumblr

All Things Fun!

The All Things Fun! Vidcast

Allison Eckel on GAR!

“Ready Player One” by Ernest Cline

GAR! on Super!

Unlikely Heroes Studios

Super!

Unlikely Heroes Studios on Twitter

Unlikely Heroes Studios on Facebook

Unlikely Heroes Studios on YouTube

Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast on Pinterest

The GAR! Podcast on Stitcher

The GAR! Podcast on iTunes

The GAR! Podcast Group on Facebook

The GAR! Podcast Page on Facebook

 

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GAR! Podcast Episode 94: Bryan J.L. Glass – The Camden Comic Con 2015 Interview

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This week, we’re honored to have award-winning author Bryan J. L. Glass! Bryan came over during Camden Comic Con and regaled with tales about his noted project, the Mice Templar comics series from Image Comics (co-created with Michael Avon Oeming of Powers fame). Bryan also talked about his fantastic series, Furious, now available as a trade paperback from Dark Horse Comics.

Don’t forget to stop by your local comics store, Comixology, or ImageComics.com on March 25 to pick up the first issue of Mice Templar V: Night’s End.

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This is our 2nd of four episodes from the Camden Comic Con!

This week’s episode of The GAR! Podcast includes discussion of the following:

intro / Bryan J.L. Glass / introductions / Camden Comic Con / Sunday / Mice Templar / origins / Joseph Campbell / Robert McKee / worldbuilding / why did they fall / the right ending / Christopher Nolan / passion / Victor Santos / the last few pages / show don’t tell / page counts / Furious / damn it he’s right / Furious foreign / Disney World / what’s next / Spandex Tights / Electra Woman and Dyna Girl / parody / Electra Woman villains / Charles Soule / best and worst / Mice Templar: Night’s End / thank yous / skydiving / read Mice Templar / more thank yous / next week / closing /

Links:

Bryan J.L. Glass

Bryan’s Twitter

Bryan’s Facebook

Bryan on Comixology

The Mice Templar on Image Comics

Buy Furious at Dark Horse Digital

Bryan’s Books on Amazon

Robert McKee

Victor Santos on Twitter

The Make Mine Magic Podcast

Glenn’s review of Superman/Wonder Woman #1

All Things Fun!

Unlikely Heroes Studios

Camden Comic Con on Facebook

Camden Comic Con on Twitter

Camden Comic Con on Tumblr

Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast on Pinterest

The GAR! Podcast on Stitcher

The GAR! Podcast on iTunes

The GAR! Podcast Group on Facebook

The GAR! Podcast Page on Facebook

Videos:

“Electra Woman and Dyna Girl” opening

 

GAR! Podcast Episode 86: Secret (and not-so-secret) Wars

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This week’s episode of The GAR! Podcast includes discussion of the following:

intro / trademark / payment / Secret Wars announcement / the press conference / Tom Brevoort teases the fanboys / period Fantastic Four / Marvel’s sliding timeline / post-Crisis trauma / Age of Ultron / Disco Dazzler / X-Men comics / the real Green Lantern / Ray ruins Glenn’s favorite X-Men story / wrong reader perception / Ray trashes the new 52 / tweaking and trust / the new Ms. Marvel / Ray reads everything / crossovers are worth it for the side stories / Ultimate Comics Universe / Weird World / reactions / Jonathan Hickman / Scott Lang Ant-Man / Battleworld / M*A*S*H the videogame / Ray in the hospital / closing /

Links:

Glenn on the Secret Wars announcement at Biff Bam Pop!

“Uptown Funk” by Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars

X-Men #130

M*A*S*H for Atari 2600

Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast on Pinterest

The GAR! Podcast on Stitcher

The GAR! Podcast on iTunes

The GAR! Podcast Group on Facebook

The GAR! Podcast Page on Facebook

GAR! Podcast Episode 77: Pulp AdventureCon 2014

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This week’s episode of The GAR! Podcast includes discussion of the following:

soft spoken intro / live from Pulp AdventureCon / better than last year / the guy from Paradox Comics / Godzilla on Zone Fighter / AWA wrestling / WWF vs. WWE / bootleg / Stingray and The Equalizer / Beatles movies / Sgt. Pepper 1978 / Staying Alive / the art of haggling / the Sunday equation / Mt. Laurel Library / All-Star Comics #3 / digital comics / the still mythical David Lisa / Robert Kirkman and The Walking Dead / long comics runs / Redheaded Fangirl / pulp / The Spider / the candy bowl / best and worst candy bars / worst Halloween treats / Ray’s birthday present / evil taffy / Halloweens past / chilled chocolate / tricked treats / Halloween hangover / wheeling and dealing / costumes and creeps / closing /

Links:

Pulp AdventureCon

Paradox Comics

“Stingray”

“The Equalizer”

Mt. Laurel Library

“The Walking Dead” at Biff Bam Pop!

Redhead Fangirl

Cherry Hill Public Library

The Spider

Candy Bars, Ranked Competantly

Cyn’s No-Talent Hack

Cyn’s website

Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast on Pinterest

The GAR! Podcast Group on Facebook

The GAR! Podcast Page on Facebook

 

GAR! Podcast Episode 67: Robin Williams, Led Zeppelin, and Howard the Duck

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This week’s episode of The GAR! Podcast includes discussion of the following:

early intro / Robin Williams / his death / funny people / dark Robin / suicide / Mork and Mindy / Mork in Wonderland / Exidor / Pam Dawber / The Crazy Ones / marriage / shenanigans / stand up / Dead Poet Society / the Moon / Robin and Disney / gaming / Glenn’s senility / Snickers / Laugh-In redux / Mork and Mindy the movie / Mork vs. the Fonz / Happy Days spin-offs / Flintstones / Peter Bagge’s Hate / the B-52s / Prince covers / Sinead O’Connor / Spotify / Led Zeppelin live / Live Aid / Astro City / Invincible / Spawn / Guardians of the Galaxy spoiler warning / Howard the Duck / in the news / Steve Gerber / comic strips / Steve Gerber vs. Tom Brevoort / Harlan Ellison, lifetime subscriber / Leonard the Duck / Thanos / GARrred out / closing /

Links:

Glenn remembers Robin Williams

Biff Bam Pop! remembers Robin Williams

Why Funny People Kill Themselves

“Out of the Blue”

“Blansky’s Beauties”

Spotify

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All Quacked Up: Steve Gerber, Marvel Comics, and Howard the Duck

Lay’s Do Us A Flavor at French Fry Diary

Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast on Facebook

Videos:

Mork in Wonderland

 

GAR Podcast Episode 62: Grilling, Dating, Reading and Writing

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This week’s episode of The GAR! Podcast includes discussion of the following:

Chick-fil-A / one near you / grilling / divorce / the opposite / get meat / grocery stores / occupational hazards / brush with death / speed dating / the Rob Kelly dating litmus test / Tinder tales / Orange Is the New Black / Winter’s Bone / I’ll Be Here All Week / Words in My Head / Godland / Joe Casey / Jose Ladronn / Arby’s / special orders / World Cup Soccer / picking Ray’s team / Japanese Doctor Who / Fire Rick Remender? / Bendis! / early closing / Batman 75 at Biff Bam Pop! / Alan Brennert and Batgirl / grilled fries recipe /

Links:

Chick-fil-A at French Fry Diary

Tommy’s Coal Fired Pizza & Bar

Whole Foods Marlton NJ

Rob Kelly

Ace Kilroy

The Aquaman Shrine

Hey Kids, Comics!

Tinder on Reddit

“Winter’s Bone” by Daniel Woodrell

Glenn hated Winter’s Bone the movie

Robin Renee

The Ward and Al Show

Glenn’s review of “I’ll Be Here All Week”

“I’ll Be Here All Week” by Ward Anderson

Words in My Head

Joe Casey’s Man of Action

Jose Ladronn

Arby’s at French Fry Diary

The Netherlands vs. Argentina

Japanese Doctor Who

#FireRickRemender

Great news for Ian Rogers

Alan Brennert and Batgirl

Memorial Day Grilled Fries

Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast on Facebook

Videos:

Doctor Who Anime

 

GAR! Podcast Episode 60: Special Guest Dennis Knight of Cross

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This week’s episode of The GAR! Podcast includes discussion of the following:

special guest Dennis Knight / Cross / enthusiasm / comic book covers / secret origins / Saints Row / carded / XCOM / the mythical David Lisa / Cross in trade / mature audiences / John Romita Jr.’s Superman / more death of Superman / Jack Kirby redrawn in Jimmy Olsen / Tim Seely’s Revival / Chew / Dennis Knight on Green Lantern / Glenn on Wonder Woman / fixing the JSA timeline / Cold War Fantastic Four / Ray on Doctor Doom / Leveling Up with Pronto Comics / closing /

This week’s episode contains language some folks might find inappropriate, please listen with discretion and care.

Links:

Camden Comic Con

Dennis’ first GAR! appearance

Pronto Comics

Cross

Cross on Facebook

XCOM Enemy Unknown

Read On…Romance

David Lisa on Facebook

IndyPlanet

Superman #32 at Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn reviews Superman #32 at the All Things Fun! Blogs

Glenn reviews Superman/Wonder Woman #1 at All Things Fun! Blogs

Jack Kirby redrawn

Tim Seeley’s Revival

Leveling Up Pronto Comics Indiegogo Campaign

Dennis Knight on Facebook

Dennis Knight on Twitter

Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast on Facebook

Videos:

Pronto Comics Indiegogo Video

 

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GAR! Podcast Episode 58: Product Placement and Prince

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This week’s episode of The GAR! Podcast includes discussion of the following:

intro / enthusiasm / Ray builds a TV stand on Twitter / Ray’s indestructible Sony / IKEA as Portal / tools / KISS cover bands / Joe Jackson(s) / WIFI 92 FM / Party Line / Ray’s first radio / Quadrophenia / Marni and the X-Men / Magneto and Professor X / Daredevil / Watchmen / Alan Moore / Kickstarters / Sin City / Maleficent / choosing movies with the spouse / Damien Sandow in the ‘raw’ / high definition / Grantland / The Music-to-Sex Ratio Chart / Prince and Purple Rain / Prince comics / how do you pronounce Sade? / Shiela E / Cool C / Burger King’s Extra Long BBQ Cheeseburger / Soundgarden /

Links:

Ray’s IKEA Adventure, on his Twitter, search under #IkeaNinja

IKEA

WIFI 92 FM Philadelphia

Resurrection Band

Superdickery

Kingpin Cast at Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn’s Daredevil review

Glenn’s Watchmen review

“Mathematicians in Love” by Rudy Rucker

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For trailer at Biff Bam Pop!

The Make Mine Magic Podcast: Maleficent Vs. Sleeping Beauty

Grantland

The ‘If I Play This R&B Singer’s Music, Will He Help Me Have Sex?’ Chart

“Annie Christian” by Prince

“Glamorous Life” by Cool C

Burger King’s Extra Long BBQ Cheeseburger

South Jersey Writers’ Group

Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast on Facebook

Videos:

“Is She really Going Out with Him?” live by Joe Jackson

 

GAR! Podcast Episode 57: Fantastic Fourever!

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This week’s episode of The GAR! Podcast includes discussion of the following:

who’s who, what’s what / Marvel killed somebody / Batman ’66 Meets the Green Hornet / Copra / John Ostrander’s Suicide Squad / kid artists / Adam 12 / Dave Sim goes digital / Crossbones / the Fantastic Four rumor / the FF movies / The Shield murder / vague answers and the company line / the endless run of Fantastic Four / FF counts / no Superman / Moloid in a dress / the new FF / Firearm / bad FF comics / the Brady Bunch / water cooler television junior edition / childhood games / Stevie Wonder and Taxi / Rolling Stone’s Top 100 Albums 1967-1987 / Sid Vicious’ Way / Wonderwall / Fleetwood Mac, again / Batman Green Hornet redux / the late Kevin Smith / Empire is back again /

Links:

Original Sin #3

Greg Brooks, Crimson Avenger artist

Batman ’66 Meets the Green Hornet

Copra

John Ostrander at ComicMix

“How to Draw Comics the Marvel Way”

Adam 12 by Gigio Longo and Nick Suders

Dave Sim’s Digital Cerebus

Glenn reviews the Man-Thing movie

Glenn explains Giant-Size Man-Thing

Michael Jace charged

Glenn remembers Ann B. Davis

Rolling Stone’s Top 100 Albums 1967-1987

Thrillbent

Empire

The Fire and Water Podcast

Audacious Eleven

Better in the Dark Podcast

South Jersey Writers’ Group

“Roof Oasis” by Marie Gilbert

Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn’s Twitter

Ray’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast on Facebook

Videos:

“My Way” by Sid Vicious